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Flexible Double Degree – Law (Honours)

A double five year undergraduate degree offered by the The Australian National University

  • Length 5 year full-time
  • Minimum 240 Units
Admission requirements
  • Length 5 year full-time
  • Minimum 240 Units
Admission requirements

Elective Study

Once you have met the program requirements of your degree, you may have enough electives to complete an additional elective majorminor or specialisation.

Admission Requirements

At a minimum, all applicants must meet program-specific academic/non-academic requirements, and English language requirements. Admission to most ANU programs is on a competitive basis. Therefore, meeting all admission requirements does not automatically guarantee entry.

In line with the university's admissions policy and strategic plan, an assessment for admission may include competitively ranking applicants on the basis of specific academic achievement, English language proficiency and diversity factors.

Domestic applicants

→ School leavers will be assessed on:
• the minimum Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR) requirement or equivalent for this program,
• the co-curricular or service requirement, and
• any program specific requirements that are listed below.

→ Non school leavers:
a) will be assessed on:
• the minimum Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR) requirement or equivalent for this program,
b) Non school leavers who:
• complete a recognised Australian (or equivalent) post-secondary qualification, or
• complete one standard full-time year (1.0 FTE) of an Australian (or equivalent) degree qualification, or
• complete an approved tertiary preparation course/program without undertaking any further study,
will be assessed on the basis of an equivalent selection rank that is calculated upon application. Non school leavers must also meet any program specific requirements that are listed below.


International applicants

Applicants who complete a recognised secondary/senior secondary/post-secondary/tertiary sequence of study will be assessed on the basis of an equivalent selection rank that is calculated upon application. A list of commonly observed international qualifications and corresponding admission requirements can be found here. Applicants must also meet any program specific requirements that are listed below.

Diversity factors & English language proficiency  
As Australia's national university, ANU is global representative of Australian research and education. ANU endeavours to recruit and maintain a diverse and deliberate student cohort representative not only of Australia, but the world. In order to achieve these outcomes, competitive ranking of applicants may be adjusted to ensure access to ANU is a reality for brilliant students from countries across the globe. If required, competitive ranking may further be confirmed on the basis of demonstrating higher-level English language proficiency.

QLD Band:
International Baccalaureate:

Adjustment Factors

A maximum of 5 equity adjustments apply to programs with a minimum selection rank of 98 or higher. Visit the ANU Adjustment Factors website for further information.

Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP)

For more information see:

Annual indicative fee for international students

For further information on International Tuition Fees see:


ANU offers a wide range of scholarships to students to assist with the cost of their studies.

Eligibility to apply for ANU scholarships varies depending on the specifics of the scholarship and can be categorised by the type of student you are.  Specific scholarship application process information is included in the relevant scholarship listing.

For further information see the Scholarships website.

The Flexible Double Degree groups allow students to combine two Bachelor degrees of their choice. Students can build their own combination to suit both a career path and a personal passion. The Law (Honours) Group allows for over 30 courses to be combined with the Bachelor of Laws (Honours). These options allow you to specialise with combinations that relate to the study of law or allow you to diversify your qualifications.


You must choose the Bachelor of Laws (Honours); and one of the following degrees:


Bachelor of Accounting

Bachelor of Actuarial Studies*

Bachelor of Applied Data Analytics

Bachelor of Archaeological Practice

Bachelor of Art History and Curatorship

Bachelor of Arts

Bachelor of Asian Studies

Bachelor of Biotechnology*

Bachelor of Business Administration

Bachelor of Classical Studies

Bachelor of Commerce

Bachelor of Criminology

Bachelor of Design*

Bachelor of Development Studies

Bachelor of Economics

Bachelor of Environment and Sustainability

Bachelor of European Studies

Bachelor of Finance

Bachelor of Genetics*

Bachelor of Information Technology*

Bachelor of International Relations

Bachelor of International Security Studies

Bachelor of Languages

Bachelor of Mathematical Science*

Bachelor of Medical Science*

Bachelor of Middle Eastern and Central Asian Studies

Bachelor of Music

Bachelor of Pacific Studies

Bachelor of Political Science

Bachelor of Politics, Philosophy and Economics

Bachelor of Public Policy

Bachelor of Science

Bachelor of Science (Psychology)

Bachelor of Statistics*

Bachelor of Visual Arts*


* Degrees include pre-requisites in addition to ATAR


You must meet the entry requirements (entrance rank and any prerequisites) for both the degrees you choose. Domestic UAC applicants do not need to indicate which two degrees they wish to combine until they accept their offer.


Many of the degrees listed here are professionally accredited. See the individual course entries of the degrees listed to find out more about who recognises these qualifications

Career Options

Graduates from ANU have been rated as Australia's most employable graduates and among the most sought after by employers worldwide.

The latest Global Employability University Ranking, published by the Times Higher Education, rated ANU as Australia's top university for getting a job for the fourth year in a row.

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